Life expectancy is up, smoking is down, and obesity rates are on the rise again according to the new edition of America's Health Rankings.
A Microsoft Data Plant in Wyoming uses fuel cells and anaerobic digesters for zero-carbon power.
New York and California may be the richest states, but when it comes to charity, they're not even among the top 25. A look at who tops the list, and why.
Vail Resorts on Thursday agreed to buy out Park City Mountain Resort for $182.5 million in cash.
Vail Resorts has acquired Park City Mountain Resort for $182.5 million, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Park City Mountain Resort is selling season passes for the season which begins November 22nd, after a battle between the owners of the bottom of the mountain and the owners at the top. CNBC's Jane Wells has the story.
A legal fight between two companies that own different ends of the Park City ski resort mountain could mean no winter season this year.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports Talisker and PCMR are refusing access to each other's half of the mountain in Park City, which could threaten the ski season there.
CNBC's Jane Wells looks at how a dispute over a lapsed lease has jeopardized ski season at one of Park City's most popular resorts.
A federal appeals court and a US District Judge ruled that Utah and Indiana cannot prevent gay people from getting married.
The "new economy" has transformed how states conduct business, both with each other and the broader global marketplace.
Georgia slices up the competition in America's Top States for Business 2014, signaling a shift back to the Sun Belt from the energy boomers.
There is a buzz about Utah, which is attracting a swarm of business capital. But large class sizes and small budgets hurt education.
The state of Utah tops out at number 3 on CNBC's top state for business list. CNBC's Scott Cohn says the Beehive State's best category is access to capital, but education remains a weak spot.
If there is a silver lining to Minnesota's current business climate, it's that the legislature was forced to repeal biz sales taxes.
People are becoming familiar with Utah's Silicon Slopes, a cluster of information technology and software-development firms.
Private equity funds are seeing an opportunity in refurbishing sporting ranches near the Rockies, attracting investors like T. Boone Pickens.
Dallas, Seattle and other cities are connecting their airports to downtown by rail in hopes of easing headaches and attracting more business.
Goldman has been quietly moving thousands of jobs to cheaper cities like Salt Lake City in recent years, a move that's finally paying off.
The Supreme Court order remains in effect while a federal appeals court considers the case.